MHEDA CONNECTION
October 1, 2021
Newsflash

Distributor/FOB: 1 Source Material Handling Inc., La Crescenta, California

Mfg-Supplier/Associate: PALLITE Inc, Wellingborough, United Kingdom; Secure Network Technologies Inc, Syracuse, New York

  
MHEDA is asking members to review their company information by logging into their account on MHEDA's website and update any information that is incorrect such as: 
• Contact information - address, email and phone number.
• Product lines and descriptions.
• Current employee details.
• Branch listing locations. 
This information will be used in the printed version of MHEDA's 2022 Membership Directory.
Deadline Extended to October 5.
   
East Penn Manufacturing Co.,
      
CIT Group
   
News You Can Use
  
With increasing concerns that the COVID-19 Delta variant is going to hamper the ability of the U.S. economy to fully reopen, some are looking to the private sector to mandate COVID-19 vaccinations for employees and invited guests to employer worksites. This webinar provides an overview of the law surrounding vaccine mandates, the rights of employees to avoid such mandates and practical solutions to addressing the economic needs of achieving herd immunity. 
ResinDek Flooring Panels Inside a Distribution Center
Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products, LLC®
ResinDek value engineered flooring panels are designed for elevated platforms, pick modules, mezzanines, industrial work platforms, robotic platforms, and storage platforms. ResinDek industrial engineered flooring panels have the proven structural integrity to support live and dead pallet jack limits from 2,000 – 8,000 lbs and the rigorous demands of Automated Guided Vehicles (AGV) and Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMR).
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Hawker Powersource, Inc.
      
Mitek Mezzanine Systems
   
Virtual Showcase

MHEDA's Online Digital Exhibit Hall. Research material handling products, services and solutions from companies you know and trust. Featured this week are:

  • Crown Battery Mfg. Co. - Manufacturers quality lead acid batteries. Visit Crown Battery Mfg. Co.

  • SpaceGuard Products - Secure. Guard. Protect. Your People, Places, and Products with SpaceGuard Products. We create a safe space between your equipment and personnel. Visit SpaceGuard Products

MHEDA-TV
  
As the economy recovers from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, you’re probably looking to ramp up hiring fast. But chances are, you’re having a tough time filling your open roles. In this webinar, Emily Pressentin, Program Manager of Partnerships at Hireology, discusses today’s hiring crisis and gives tips that can help you attract qualified talent, hire top performers, and effectively manage new employees.
Events
Designed to share the changes that we are seeing with our customers and lessons learned from how these customers are implementing solutions to address these changing requirements.
Explore how to evolve your business adjusting to changes in customer demands, operations and management. This one-day conference will focus on new, post-pandemic strategies to maximize the profitability of a dealer’s rental and used equipment departments.
Sponsored and Hosted by TVH in Olathe, Kansas (Approximately 40 minutes from Kansas City Airport) Members will come together as a group to network with others in the material handling industry who live and work in the same area of the country.
   
WIPOTEC-OCS Inc.
      
InCord
   
Member News
LiftOne Donates Equipment to Help Mass Feeding Site
New ResinDek® Shelving System Proves to Be a Hit for Archival Storage When Selected for Fire Code and Seismic Compliance
TGW Appoints Nathan A. Wolf as Vice President of Sales for North America
Fairchild Equipment Adds Donkey Forklifts
TVH’S Annual School Supply Drive Collects Over 90 Bags of Donations
Wynright Corporation Names Cory Flemings EVP Sales
Darr Equipment Co Announces New Logistics Engineering Division
Western Pacific Storage Solutions Announces Chuck Johnson as Director of Engineering
KION North America Broadens Territory with New Locations for Dealer Partner Carson Material Handling
MVP/MVS Awards

MHEDA offers two award programs:

  • MVP Award for Distributor & Integrator members
  • MVS Award for Supplier and Associate members

Both awards require companies to complete an application that covers key areas of business excellence, letters of recommendation, a company Give Back effort and documentation of involvement in continuing education.

The 2022 Award applications are available on the MHEDA website at https://www.mheda.org/membership/awards/. This is an annual recognition program exclusively for MHEDA Members. Applications for the 2022 Awards are due by January 31, 2022. To see the list of 2021 Award winners, click here.  For questions on the Awards or the application, please contact Kathy Cotter at kcotter@mheda.org.

Spotlight on MHEDA
  
The 2022 Business Trends address the shifting state of the Material Handling industry, as defined by a group of your peers, the MHEDA Executive Committee. They are significant challenges or opportunities that have recently emerged or become pervasive and should be considered as members develop their internal business plans.
Magazine
If you have a question for MHEDA’s Board of Directors, please contact Rebecca Hein at rhein@mheda.org or 847-637-5215. Your question could be featured in The MHEDA Journal.
   
Lean Factory America, LLC